National Safe Work Australia Month 2013
Building on the success of Safe Work Australia Week activities in 2012 Safe Work Australia Week has been extended to the month of October in 2013.
This year’s theme is: Safety is a frame of mind. Get the picture. During the month people are asked to think about why they want to come home from work safely.
View the media release launching Safe Work Australia Month.
How do I get involved?
Getting involved is easy! Raising awareness of work health and safety and encouraging your co-workers to speak up about hazards can save lives.
There are two main ways to get involved:
- Register as a Safety Ambassador and hold an activity and in your workplace.
- Attend an event hosted by your work health and safety regulator.
- Download the Safety Month app for free from the Apple App store and through Google Play by searching for "Safe Work Australia Safety Month".
Last year a record 699 people registered as Safety Ambassadors. Let’s make 2013 even bigger!
See who has already registered as a Safety Ambassador in 2013.
Once you have registered as a Safety Ambassador – consider nominating yourself for the Safety Ambassador of the Year 2013 Award and receive national recognition for your dedication to safety improvement.
Don’t forget to share your work health and safety initiatives on our Facebook page.
Safety Month App
The Safe Work Australia Safety Month app allows you to view all the safety events being held during Safe Work Australia Month. You can also view statistics and our Take 10@10 safety tasks!